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Dartmouth’s Only Independent Newspaper
Volume 28, Issue 13
June 8, 2008
The Hanover Review, Inc.
P.O. Box 343
Hanover, NH 03755

Commencement 2008


The Dartmouth man would never make a Platonist, but is the ready
disciple of any Aristotelian mind who will wed the ideal to the real. His
feet are on the solid earth. His eyes are ready to be directed to the
Heavens whence comes the light of the earth. This final element has
named
itself ‘the new Dartmouth man.’ Of the old Dartmouth man, it
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8, 2008 ‘he partly is’; of the new, ‘he wholly hopes to be.’ The new
mayThebe
said,
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man Hanover,
will
make
the good identical with the beautiful, even as the old
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man made it identical with the useful, and then the real will have
clothed itself in the garments of the ideal.
—H. H. Horne, nineteenth century Dartmouth professor emeritus